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Illusion vs Reality

I was in the Caves of Heaven and Hell with a group at the end of August with a determination and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Vanadzor, Armenia
An Interesting Combination of Natural Beauties, Geological Formation, and Myth

The Chasm of Hell and Pit of Heaven is an interesting place to visit. The City of Mersin is a... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Ebru A
Ankara, Turkey
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Hasanaliler Mahallesi, Narlikuyu Kasabasi | Silifke, Mersin, Kizkalesi, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

I was in the Caves of Heaven and Hell with a group at the end of August with a determination and great enthusiasm to reach to the river. I read in the reviews that there is a river with healing water. Equipped with a bottle...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

The Chasm of Hell and Pit of Heaven is an interesting place to visit. The City of Mersin is a beautiful coastal city in Turkey. In addition to coastal facilities, Mersin has numerous interesting ancient and geological places. The Chasm of Hell and Pit of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

An interesting historical place worth seeing. Be careful - descent into the cave Paradise is very slippery, and climbing upwards requires physical effort, so you need comfortable shoes and, on hot days, water.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Hell cave you can check from the upside, actually its the only way to observe it. But paradase cave its really challenge, its even can be hell for not trained people. İt has more than 300 steps in stairs. As deeper you go as more...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of stairways to the downside and very nice place. You could feel a bit cold bottom side. The way is not proper for the kids and Olds. There is a Very slipper ground you must be very careful in some places.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

First of all you shouldn't go there in July or August because it is too hot and climbing can be very stressful. There are two huge holes seperately and they are very close to each other (only 100 metres). In my opinion you should see...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

The descent to the cave itself is nice, with all the green bushes and trees surrounding you and the colder climate that you experience. The way up again was really a challenge and especially with the warm weather in august. I was litterally gushed in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

you want to see hell and haven whıle you are lıve .If yes go to Mersın sılıfke . thıs two cave too close to each other.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank fikret o
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We visited the place during the project Erasmus+ stay in Turkey- marvellous place, highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I decided to see those caves with my family. It was a summer day so probably the worst time to visit. It was very crowded. There was a louzy cafe place where you can buy cheap chinese souvenirs and some food. The stairs from upstairs...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Dy Y
7 October 2017|
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Response from mahoni510 | Reviewed this property |
There are approximately 450 steps, you can reach the church at the 300th step. Some steps are narrow some of them are large or slippery.
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